New Delhi, India, September 13, 2014: BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of digital education solutions and player in the Indian projector market with a share of 25% (FutureSource Consulting Q2, 2014), today launches a range of Interactive Flat Panels & Projectors at the World DIDAC INDIA 2014, an international event that brings together the education and training industry at a common platform.
World DIDAC INDIA is the only event in the region for Educational Material, Training & Technology based solutions for all levels and sectors of the Indian Education & Training Industry. Held annually, the International Exhibition & Conference addresses the growing demand for these products & solutions in the Indian Subcontinent.
This year BenQ is all set to create a truly versatile learning environment with its unique offerings of Interactive Flat Panels, Wireless Projectors, Classroom interactive solution & high brightness projectors.
Speaking at the event Rajeev Singh, Country Head & GM at BenQ India Pvt. Ltd said, “Today, the way educational content is delivered in school and colleges plays a very critical role in driving the change that the modern day education system needs. We at BenQ are leading the charge with futuristic technologies and products customized for empowering students with technological solutions that enables them with interactive learning capabilities. In line with our vision this year at the World DIDAC 2014 we are announcing a range of products which will redefine the way educational content is delivered in schools.”
“The market size for digital classrooms is likely to touch almost 100,000 classrooms with a phenomenal growth rate of more than 100 percent in the recent years. This trend is expected to continue for the next several years. While private schools and colleges are going for a digital classroom concept for each of their classrooms, in government schools u is to make at least one classroom digital.”
Mr. Singh further added, “We have the largest product offering for Indian market, with more than 20 products. There are specific projectors for education where we specialize, which spans across entry level SVGA, XGA, Ultra Short Throw, Short Throw Interactive and Network projectors. Seeing the growth in tier 2 & 3 cities we are working towards increasing the penetration of projectors in these markets by strengthening our partner networks from 150 direct partners to 200, and active resellers from the present 600 to 800 by 2014-end.”
Every year at the World DIDAC BenQ showcases its strengths with new age digital signage and interactive touch displays, high brightness projectors, classroom IQ solutions, and enhancements to World-Leading SmartEco Technology. At the 2014 World DIDAC India, BenQ announced the launch of the following products:
Interactive Flat Panel
BenQ is presenting RP 700+ its Interactive Flat Panel for Interactive Learning. Designed for use in educational and business environments, interactive flat panels from BenQ ranges in sizes from 42 “to 70”. RP700+ especially suitable for education, models incorporate a glass baffles that effectively reduces the reflections of the screen surface and removes Visual interference that cause eye fatigue, increasing the attractiveness of the classroom activities for students. Multi-touch technology integrated in these panels provides a responsive and accurate feedback so that you can touch the screen to make panoramic, zoom and displacement of the images and manage the presentation of the educational software with fingers using a tablet.
Priced at Rs 4,00,000 RP 700+ is available across India.
BenQ introduces MW665 packed with BenQ’s new-generation wireless projection technology. The BenQ MW665 is designed to suit needs for small to medium sized rooms. Featuring WXGA resolution with 3200 ANSI Lumens and 13000:1 high contrast ratio, the MW665 also offers multi wireless display with Qpresenter Pro App designed to support wireless projection from computational and smart devices across all platforms from iOS to Android, by simply connecting the projector to a wireless dongle and linking the device to the projector via Wireless Display. This app can project various document formats, including PDF, PowerPoint, Word, Excel and image files.
Priced at Rs. 60,000 MW 665 comes with a dongle & is available across India.
Short Throw Projector
A total classroom interactive solution, the MW853UST offers superior connectivity with ultra-short-throw design, and optional PointWrite interactivity. The 10,000:1 ultra-sharp contrast ratio, 3,200 ANSI lumen brightness and lamp life are enhanced by the SmartEco technology for long lasting, reliable and vibrant images. MW853UST is built with latest DLPR technology to support 3D functionality, allowing schools to bring an immersive learning experience to their students with a simple preparation of 3D glasses and 3D content.
Designed for disruption-free learning in small-sized classrooms, MX843UST offer a big screen in short distance with a 0.47 ultra-short-throw ratio. Together with 13000:1 ultra-sharp contrast ratio and 3000 ANSI lumen brightness, this projectors have the most dynamic image quality to offer!
Priced at Rs. 95,000 & Rs.75,000 respectively, MW 853UST, MX843UST are available across India.
Large venue, High Brightness Projector
To bring the full A/V experience to big spaces at a lower total cost of ownership (TCO), BenQ introduced new addition to its high-brightness projector lineup. BenQ’s SH963 projector shines at an astounding 6,000 lumens of dual-lamp power with extra-sharp XGA resolution. The full HD 1080p models feature high contrast ratios of 50,000:1, detail-enhancing HQV processors, big zoom capabilities, horizontal/vertical lens shifting, 2D keystone correction, and throw ratios of up to 2.43 to decrease setup time and enable more efficient presentations. With a number of connectivity options including dual HDMI, these projectors deliver amazing picture quality to any of today’s conference room or lecture hall environments.
Priced at Rs 3,70,000 SH963 is available across India.